Medicine Overview of Elsie Tablet
How to use Elsie Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Elsie Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Elsie Tablet works
Elsie Tablet is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
In Depth Information on Elsie Tablet
Expert advice for Elsie Tablet
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Elsie, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Elsie Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Elsie Tablet
Elsie Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Elsie Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk....
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Elsie Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Larger doses or prolonged use of Elsie Tablet may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby...
Larger doses or prolonged use of Elsie Tablet may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Elsie Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decr+more
ease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Elsie Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney+more
disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Elsie Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Elsie T+more
ablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Alicin 200mg Suspension, Azivent 500mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Doxylamine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Elsie Tablet
Frequently asked questions about Doxylamine
Elsie. if used improperly or for a long-time may cause addiction
Elsie is not a blood-thinner. But is does have anticholinergic property. It induces sleep and hence, is prescribed for short-term treatment of insomnia as a sleep aid
Yes. Elsie is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is doxylamine the same as diphenhydramine?
No. Doxylamine and diphenhydramine are two different drugs from the same class called antihistamines
Q. Can I take doxylamine with ibuprofen, prednisone, pseudoephedrine, Zyrtec, citalopram, or Benadryl?
Yes. Doxylamine can be taken with ibuprofen, prednisone, pseudoephedrine, Zyrtec (cetrizine), citalopram, or Benadryl if prescribed by your doctor
Q. Does Elsie cause weight-gain, drowsiness, high blood pressure, dementia, diarrhea, tiredness, or Alzheimer's disease?
Elsie may cause drowsiness, tiredness, diarrhea, or increase the blood pressure. However, it does not cause weight gain, dementia or Alzheimer's disease
Elsie may cause increase in blood pressure if you already suffer from hypertension. It is advisable to consult your doctor before use
No. Elsie is not a narcotic drug.
Substitutes for Elsie
No substitutes found for this medicine